Welcome to

Year 2

 

 

Here you will find:

 

Mr Lambert, Mrs Thomas and Mrs Weatherby- Gocol

 

 

SUMMER TERM – LONDON 

 

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Weekly SATS Revision

Find past papers here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/national-curriculum-assessments-practice-materials#key-stage-1-past-papers

 

London

During the summer term year 2 will have the opportunity to explore the, marvellously magnificent city of London.

We will become researchers investigating the history of our capital city.

 

We will become explorers locating the landmarks across the city and other capital cities.

 

We will become time travellers to witness the Great fire of London and speak to kings and queens from the past.

 

We will become scientists testing materials building bridges and experimenting in teams.

 

We will become artists painting like Van Gough, building clay models, designing crowns, sketching Kings and Queens .

 

We will become musicians using our bodies and objects to make monster music.

 

We will become writers: letters to the queen, diary extracts, recounts of historic events, retelling stories, exploring the world of Narnia.

 

We will visit Beeston for our first ever residential!

 

We will learn, laugh and grow together .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPRING TERM

 

 

 

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Dinosaurs, Monsters and Beasts

 

SATS –  https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/national-curriculum-assessments-practice-materials

 

During the spring term year 2 will have the opportunity to explore the world of Dinosaurs, Monsters and Beasts.

 

 

We will become…

 

 

 

 Researchers investigating dinosaurs and their fossils.

 

 

Explorers locating the places different dinosaurs and animals lived.

 

 

Time travellers visiting the lost world of the Cretaceous Jurassic and Triassic.

 

 

Scientists growing our own Jurassic plants and testing what they need to survive.

 

 

Artists learning how to shade and colour carefully.

 

 

Musicians using our bodies and objects to make monster music.

 

 

Writers:  dragon trap instructions, diary entries, stories, fact files and more.

 

click homework to open this half term’s topic project choices 

 

 

Learn all about different dinosaurs here

http://islanublar.jurassicworld.com/dinosaurs/

Learn all about different dragons here

https://www.howtotrainyourdragon.com/explore/dragons

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Autumn TERM

 

 

 

 

 

‘World Kitchen’,

 

END OF TOPIC

 

During the autumn term year 2 had the opportunity to explore the world of food.

 

We became researchers investigating healthy and unhealthy food.

 

We became chefs designing, creating and eating our own hand made pizzas.

 

We became explorers travelling into the fictional world of Hansel and Gretel.

 

We became designers making and tasting our own smoothies.

 

We became artists painting,, exploring and learning different art techniques.

 

We became travellers exploring the world and discovering the famous dishes that others eat.

 

We became writers: instructions, menus, stories, and more.

 

We had fun and worked together learning lots about the world around us.

 

 

please see the Topic Web to find out all about the different things we were learning about

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

for more information on the weekly homework please follow this link.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


homework PDF here

Maths-  

Times tables and Number bonds 

 

Literacy- 

Reading, Spelling and Handwriting

 

Topic -

you choose from the exciting selection to complete during the term ready for our show and tell celebration at the end of the topic.